Art by Period

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The Mysterious Fayum Portraits

The Mysterious Fayum Portraits

by Euphrosyne Doxiadis

Jean Dubuffet

Jean Dubuffet

by Jean Dubuffet

Sam Francis

Sam Francis

by Sam Francis

Paul Smith

Paul Smith

by Paul Smith

Robert Motherwell

Robert Motherwell

by Robert Motherwell

Correggio

Correggio

by David Ekserdjian

Sculpture Of the Twentieth Century

Sculpture Of the Twentieth Century

by Andrew Carnduff Ritchie

Art Of Ancient Egypt

Art Of Ancient Egypt

by Kazimierz Michalowski

The Avant-Garde In Russia 1910-1930

The Avant-Garde In Russia 1910-1930

by Stephanie and Tuchman, Maurice Barron

Frank Stella

Frank Stella

by William S Rubin

Primitive Art

Primitive Art

by Erwin O Christensen

Frank Stella 1970-1987

Frank Stella 1970-1987

by William Rubin

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Correggio

by David;Correggio Ekserdjian

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The Avant-Garde In Russia, 1910-1930

by Stephanie; Tuchman, Maurice; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Barron

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Mark Rothko

by Jeffrey; Novak, Barbara; O'doherty, Brian; Gage, John; Rosenthal, Mark; Mancusi-Ungaro, Carol Weiss

Art by Period Books & Ephemera

Ninety

Ninety

by Flohic, Jean-Luc

Joseph Cornell

Joseph Cornell

by Cornell, Joseph

Primitive Painters In America, 1750-1950

Primitive Painters In America, 1750-1950

by Lipman, Jean and Alice Winchester

Eighty

Eighty

by Flohic, Jean-Luc

Caractère Revue Mensuelle Numero 13 Hors Serie Noël 53. Typographie, présenté Par Maximilien Vox

Caractère Revue Mensuelle Numero 13 Hors Serie Noël 53. Typographie, présenté Par Maximilien Vox

by Maximilen Vox

Maximilen Vox, 1953. Hardcover. Acceptable. In poor condition heavy wear to covers, taped binding, binding is broken with some signatures and pages loose. Filled with the best of French design and color work. With more than 50 brilliant color plates, paper specimens and examples of typography. Maximilien Vox was the guiding force behind this prestigious French Typography. Vox envisioned a reestablishment of the parity between commercial printing and typesetting and the fine book publishing. Includes... Read more
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$120.00
OBRAS ESCOGIDAS. [Teatro Completo]

OBRAS ESCOGIDAS. [Teatro Completo]

by VEGA CARPIO. (Lope Felix)

Hard Cover. Good. Estudio preliminar, biografia, bibliografia, notas y apendices de Federico Carlos Sainz de Robles. Tomo I - Teatro *, cuarta edición. Tomo III - Teatro **, segunda edición. Aguilar. Madrid. 1964-1962. 2 volumes de 18x14,5 cm. Com 1711; 1530 págs. Encadernações flexíveis do editor inteiras de pele, com ferros a ouro nas pastas anteriores e nas lombadas, tendo estas ainda ferros a seco. Apresentam folhas de guarda decorativas e incluem fitas marcadoras de tecido. Ilustrados em... Read more
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€120.00
Contemporary Photoworks II. January 9-February 12, 1983.

Contemporary Photoworks II. January 9-February 12, 1983.

by Downtown Center for the Arts

Albuquerque, NM: A Project of Albuquerque United Artists, 1983. . 4to. 18 pp. Softcovers. Color Plates. Very Good.
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$50.00
Eight Artists The Anxious Edge

Eight Artists The Anxious Edge

by Minneapolis. Walker Art Center

Minneapolis: Walker Art Museum, 1982. First edition. Paperback. Orig. printed wrappers. Fine. 48 pp. Exhibitions 25 April - 13 June 1982. Illustrated in color and black and white.
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$20.00
Post-War And Contemporary Art: Evening Sale. New York: 15 November, 2006.

Post-War And Contemporary Art: Evening Sale. New York: 15 November, 2006.

by Christie's (New York)

New York: Christie's, 2006.. AUCTION CATALOGUE. 4to. 311 pp. Very Good, soft cover, with minor edge wear on cover. Sale # 1725. Lots #1-83. Photographs, color plates.
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$50.00
Classic & Elizabethan Figures.

Classic & Elizabethan Figures.

by The Stonehenge Artist

20th cent.. Ink and wash. 27 x 35 cm.
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$125.00
Stampe Popolari Italiane

Stampe Popolari Italiane

by Paolo Toschi

Toschi, Paolo. STAMPE POPOLARI ITALIANE DAL XV AL XX SECOLO. Milano: Electa, c1964. 258pp. Text in Italian. 167 full-page color, black and white facsimile illustrations.
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$100.00
William Kelley Paints His Life

William Kelley Paints His Life

by William Kelley

Self-Published, 1998. Paperback. Good. Undated, published approximately late 1990's. 8 pages art catalog, stapled binding, illustrated in color. From the introduction: "His life is traeling the world, absorbing entire cultures, a fascination with people, and an appreciation of his Gulf coast and its colors. He paints all of that, and more. A fellow artist bestowed his greatest accolade many years agos when he said, "Kelley is the only one of us who paints his life." The... Read more
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$19.97
El Icono Bulgaro (Art Folio) - Bulgarian Icons

El Icono Bulgaro (Art Folio) - Bulgarian Icons

by Matakieva-Lolkova

Borina, 1992. Paperback. Very Good. Art Folio containing 16 art print reproductions of Bulgarian Religious Icons printed in full color. Each print measures 9.75" x 13" and are suitable for framing. Published by Borina for Expo '92, Bulgaria.
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$24.97
POESIAS.

POESIAS.

by RODRIGUES LOBO. (Francisco)

Hard Cover. Good. Selecção, prefácio e notas de Afonso Lopes Vieira. Colecção de Clássicos Sá da Costa. Livraria Sá da Costa Editora. Lisboa. 1940. De 18x12 cm. Com lvi, 191 págs. Encadernação do editor em percalina azul, com título a ouro na capa anterior e lombada. Com fita marcadora de páginas em tecido azul. Preserva a lombada e as capas de brochura. Ilustrado com gravura do retrato do autor e fac-símile da sua assinatura na folha de anterrosto. Todos os exemplares são autenticados... Read more
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€50.00
Renoir et ses Amis

Renoir et ses Amis

by Riviere, Georges

Paris: H. Floury, 1921. Stiff Wraps. Orig. pictorial wrappers. Near fine. 273 pages. 26 x 20 cm. With the original dry point etching (Delteil 8, third state) "Jeune Filles Fleurissant leurs Chapeaux," hors-texte drypoint etching " and with lithograph "Tête de Jeune Fille". 95 heliogravure illustrations and 56 plates (12 in color). Table Des Gravures Hors Texte and Table Des Gravures Dans Le Texte. Crisp very clean interior, binding tight, head and foot of spine reinforced.
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$1250.00
Sculpture on Steroids: Early to Present works by artist Mac Worthington

Sculpture on Steroids: Early to Present works by artist Mac Worthington

by Worthington, Mac

AuthorHouse, 2008-11-04. Paperback. Very Good. Minor shelf wear, front cover has 2 superficial scratches, binding tight, pages clean and unmarked. An intense 450 page visual of unforgettable grandiose metal sculpture by Mac Worthington from early through recent works. Over 200 awe inspiring full color plates addressing the artists famous ground, wall, air and functional art. This most magnificent book is exciting, overpowering and larger than life. A must have for the serious art library collection.
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$82.00
Apollinaire, Guillaume Apollinaire. A Celebration.  I.C.A. London Nov. 68.

Apollinaire, Guillaume Apollinaire. A Celebration. I.C.A. London Nov. 68.

by APOLLINAIRE, GUILLAUME

London: Institute of Contemporary Arts., 1968. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to. card covers. Printed on red paper. 281 item catalogue. A little thumbed.
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£28.00
Art of Ancient Egypt.

Art of Ancient Egypt.

by Michalowski, Kazimierz

New York; Henry N. Abrams [1968?].. Folio. 590 pp. Hard Cover in Slipcase and DJ. Very Good; Brown cloth cover with image and faux gilt titles on spine. Dust cover, with protective plastic. Mostly color plates. Big Book; may require additional shipping charge.
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$100.00
The Jerusalem Windows

The Jerusalem Windows

by Chagall, Marc

New York: George Braziller, 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. red cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper. Chagall, Marc. 210 pages. Folio 33.5 x 25 cm. Including the two original color lithographs. Text and Notes by Jean Leymarie. Compiled by Andre Sauret, text composed by hand in "Romain Du Roi," printed by The Imprimerie Nationale De France. The 36 preparatory color designs, some of which are in 20 color, were transfered to the stones by Charles Sorlier under the direction of Marc Chagall, and printed... Read more
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$1250.00
Sam Francis: Selected Works on Paper. (Postcard for an exhibition held April 1, to May 1, 1997.)

Sam Francis: Selected Works on Paper. (Postcard for an exhibition held April 1, to May 1, 1997.)

by Sam Francis

San Francisco : Kim Eagles-Smith Fine Art, 1997.. 5 x 8 inches. Very Good+. Single sheet, printed both sides. Extremely Scarce.
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$65.00
Ozdemir Altan

Ozdemir Altan

by Tulan Onat; Server Demirtas

Derimod Kultur Merkezi. Paperback. Very Good. Minor shelf wear, binding tight, pages clean and unmarked. Text in Turkish and English. Illustrated in color and black and white, 119 pages.
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$48.00
Sam Francis: Five Decades of Abstract Expressionism from California Collections. August 11, 2013 - January 5, 2014. Pasadena Museum of California Art (Pasadena). [Exhibition brochure].

Sam Francis: Five Decades of Abstract Expressionism from California Collections. August 11, 2013 - January 5, 2014. Pasadena Museum of California Art (Pasadena). [Exhibition brochure].

by Francis, Sam (artist.); Pasadena Museum of California Art (Pasadena)

Pasadena, CA: Pasadena Museum of California Art, 2013. . [Exhibition brochure]. 8vo. Oblong. [2 pp.]. Single white and color illustrated card, printed on both sides. Very good. 1 color plate. Brochure created to announce exhibition “Sam Francis: Five Decades of Abstract Expressionism from California Collections” held from August 11, 2013 through January 5, 2014 in Pasadena, CA at the Pasadena Museum of California Art. Scarce. From the Collection of the Art Historian Peter Selz.
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$75.00
Modern Art No. 119, Taipei Fine Arts Museum

Modern Art No. 119, Taipei Fine Arts Museum

Taipei, Taiwan: Taipei Fine Arts Museum, 2005. Book. Fine. Soft cover. Bookstore stamp on first page. Bi-monthly publication of the Taipei Fine Arts Museum. 78 pages. Contents and article titles in Chinese and English. Text in Chinese (Mandarin?). Some of the articles include Discussing Chu-Wei-Bor's transcendental creations--Austere Reality and Colorless Beauty; Appreciating Tsui Kuang-Yu's Work; Yellow Box--The Culture of Literati Art Appreciation (panel notes); The Ambassador of New Generation... Read more
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$25.00
Sam Francis: Revised Edition, New and Enlarged by Peter Selz. With essays on his prints by Susan Einstein and Jan Butterfield [Catalogue Prospectus Only].

Sam Francis: Revised Edition, New and Enlarged by Peter Selz. With essays on his prints by Susan Einstein and Jan Butterfield [Catalogue Prospectus Only].

by Francis, Sam (artist.); Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (New York)

New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, 1982. . [Catalogue Prospectus]. 18mo. Single glossy white and pictorial sheet, double-sided. Very good. 1 color plate. Card created to announce the release of the Revised, New and Enlarged edition of the artist monograph on Sam Francis, written by Peter Selz. Scarce, From the Collection the Art Historian Peter Selz.
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$75.00
Cinderella

Cinderella

by William Wegman

pub. 1993 Hyperion. Cinderella by William Wegman. Signed "To Anna" with drawing of the famous duo Battina and Fay.
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$20.00
Post-War and Contemporary Art(Evening Sale). November 13, 2007. Spoon-1903. Lots 1-67.

Post-War and Contemporary Art(Evening Sale). November 13, 2007. Spoon-1903. Lots 1-67.

by Christie’s(New York)

London, UK: Christie’s, 2007.. 4to. 300 pp. Softcovers. Very Good. Color Plates.
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$50.00
Thirty-Eight Pieces of Glass – With Related Thoughts  (A Collection of Perceptions Recorded in Words or Glass or Both)

Thirty-Eight Pieces of Glass – With Related Thoughts (A Collection of Perceptions Recorded in Words or Glass or Both)

by Mark Peiser

Self-Published, 2018. Hardcover. Very Good. Signed by Author. Flat-signed by Mark Peiser on the front end-page. This gorgeous 96 page book pairs Peiser’s glass with his brief writings of resonance. All images are varnished in high gloss and placed on 120# faux parchment paper stock accompanied by text reproduced from original hand-typed pages. The book measures 9.5 x 7.25 x 1 inches and is individually bound by hand using a special layflat binding in a hard cover. Designed and printed... Read more
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$70.00
Classical nude couple.

Classical nude couple.

by The Stonehenge Artist

20th cent.. Ink and wash. 27 x 35 cm. Two small tears along edge.
Item Price
$175.00
Xu Beihong

Xu Beihong

by Beihong, Xu

Peking, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. maroon boards. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 149 pages. 26.5 x 21.5 cm. Text mostly in Chinese with a Preface in English, and a biographical sketch in English by Liao Jingwen, entitled "Xu Beihong: His Life in Art." The remaining English text in rear, Biographical Notes on Xu Beihong who is probably the best known Chinese artist of the 20th century. Illustrated with a plethora of color and black and white plates.
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$125.00